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Food Webs:Sharing the Planet Yr 4

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food web
A model that shows how food chains overlap.
predator
An animal that hunts another animal for food.
prey
An animal that is hunted by a predator.
producers
Are green plants and algae (make food by photosynthesis).
consumers
Eat other organisms to survive.
decomposers
Feed on dead and decaying organisms and undigested parts of plant and animal matter.
scavengers
Feed on dead animals (e.g. crows, vultures and hyenas).
omnivores
Eats both animal and plant life.

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